Customized Workforce Training

Your training partner

Maine’s community colleges offer businesses and their employees access to affordable, customized training.  Through grants from the Maine Quality Centers, training may be free for both employers and their workers.

Make Maine’s community colleges your training partner for leadership skills, technical training, industry certifications, curriculum development, consultation, and more. Our Business and Industry Divisions have worked with hundreds of Maine businesses, health care facilities, and non-profit agencies across the state to help them build the workforce they need to grow and prosper.

Take a look and hear what they have to say.

Our services include:

What sets us apart:

  • Customized training at competitive prices
  • State-of-the-art classroom and conference facilities, labs, and equipment
  • Grants to help cover the costs of training
  • Classes delivered at your work site, on campus, or at other convenient location
  • Flexible scheduling — days, evenings, and weekends
  • Training that leads to college credit and degree attainment, if desired
  • Partnerships with national training vendors

 

Your Training Contacts

CMCC
Serving businesses in Androscoggin, Franklin, Lincoln, and Oxford Counties
Michelle Hawley
Acting Director of Workforce Development
207-755-5370
EMCC
Serving businesses  in Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Waldo Counties
Jennifer Khavari
Director of Business Services
207-974-4673
Tom Giles
Director – Welding Test Center
207-974-4662
KVCC
Serving businesses in Kennebec, Knox, and Somerset Counties
Elizabeth Fortin
Director of Workforce Training & Professional Development
207-453-5858
NMCC
Serving businesses located in Aroostook County
Leah Buck
Assistant Dean of Continuing Education
207-768-2768
SMCC
Serving businesses in Cumberland and Sagadahoc counties
Charles Collins
Director of Workforce Development
207-741-5737
WCCC
Serving businesses in Washington County
Nichole Cote
Associate Dean of Community Education and Student Affairs
207-454-1012
YCCC
Serving businesses  in York County
Stefanie Bourque
Director of Continuing Education
207-216-4321
For Maine Quality Centers or information on training partnerships, contact: James McGowan
State Director
Maine Quality Centers
29 Sewall Street
Brunswick, ME 04011
207-699-4902

Amy Look
Assistant to the Director
Maine Quality Centers
207-699-4901